Joni Byrne
Creative Movement and Pre-Ballet Instructor & Choreography


Joni studied dance in Pittsburgh, PA at her mother’s dance studio and other top studios in the area at a young age. She went on to study at Point Park University and several top studios in New York City, NY including Broadway Dance Center, STEPS, Dance Space and Martha Graham’s. Joni has travelled the world performing, choreographing, directing, staging and casting numerous review shows, musicals and industrials for Jean Ann Ryan Productions (JAR). Her work has been featured on Norwegian, Cunard, Celebrity, NYK, Regal and Royal Cruise Lines as well as in many nationally land-based productions. Joni and her family now reside in Spanish Fort, AL and she is excited to share her experience and knowledge with ESDA dancers!